Genetic predisposition and environmental factors leading to the development of insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus in Chilean children

@article{Prezbravo1996GeneticPA,
  title={Genetic predisposition and environmental factors leading to the development of insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus in Chilean children},
  author={Fernando P{\'e}rez-bravo and Elena Carrasco and Mar{\'i}a Dolores Guti{\'e}rrez-L{\'o}pez and Marco T Mart{\'i}nez and Gladys L{\'o}pez and M. Garc{\'i}a de los Rios},
  journal={Journal of Molecular Medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={74},
  pages={105-109}
}
This study was designed to examine the hypothesis that some environmental factors increase the risk for insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. Data on dietary history was collected from 80 diabetic children from the Santiago de Chile Registry and from 85 nondiabetic control subjects who were comparable in terms of age, sex, and ethnic characteristics. Early… CONTINUE READING